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Chronic Disease, Obesity, and Diet
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directed by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980; produced by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980, Centre Communications (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2018), 25 mins

Chronic diseases are new curse of Western civilizations. We continue to see increases of people in America suffering from such diseases as obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, cancer, arthritis, and Alzheimer's.

Chronic Disease, Obesity, and Poor Nutrition Health highlights the difference between chronic and...

directed by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980; produced by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980, Centre Communications (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2018), 25 mins
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Food, Nutrition and Good Health
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directed by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980; produced by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980, Centre Communications (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2018), 27 mins
Nutrition has become the most challenging and exciting of all the sciences in the 21st century. It holds out the promise of transforming the world of food into one of good health and vigor for people throughout the lifetime. Food, Nutrition and Good Health traces the dramatic shift in people's relationship to food...
directed by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980; produced by Ronald C. Meyer, fl. 1980, Centre Communications (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2018), 27 mins
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Health Innovations, Fighting Malnutrition in Guatemala
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presented by Dr. Ayan Panja, 1973-; produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 4 mins
A children’s clinic in Guatemala is bringing back indigenous plants to help fight chronic malnutrition in the country. With rising food prices, most children are bought up on just tortilla and beans, lacking essential vitamins and minerals. Staff at Bethania Clinic, supported by Christian Aid, are teaching moth...
presented by Dr. Ayan Panja, 1973-; produced by SW Pictures, in Health Innovations (London, England: SW Pictures, 2018), 4 mins
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Horizon, Series 54, Episode 11, Vitamin Pills: Miracle or Myth?
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directed by Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016; presented by Giles Yeo, 1973-; produced by Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Series 54, Episode 11 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 48 mins
The global vitamin industry is worth billions of pounds. If you believe the hype, vitamin pills are the answer to all your problems – they keep your heart healthy, improve your intelligence, make your hair shine, and are essential for general well-being. And we do believe it. But official advice says we don’t...
directed by Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016; presented by Giles Yeo, 1973-; produced by Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Series 54, Episode 11 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 48 mins
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Live Longer
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presented by Sanjay Gupta, 1969-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 23 mins
Giuseppe Riva, 47, was born and raised in Italy before moving to America two decades ago. Since then, he's noticed a decline in the quality of his diet, the frequency of his exercise, and the overall state of his health. Combined with a relentless travel schedule that includes international trips, Giuseppe opens u...
presented by Sanjay Gupta, 1969-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN) (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 23 mins
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Vital Signs, Episode 49, Dubai
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presented by Sanjay Gupta, 1969-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Vital Signs, Episode 49 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 23 mins
The beaches, the lifestyle, the beauty, the buildings: these are just some of the things Dubai is most known for. But like the rest of the world, obesity and diabetes are also on the rise here. Thankfully, so is awareness about these "lifestyle" diseases. In the UAE, there is a growing movement to try and address...
presented by Sanjay Gupta, 1969-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Vital Signs, Episode 49 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2018), 23 mins
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Horizon, Season 53, Episode 1, Clean Eating: The Dirty Truth
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directed by Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016; presented by Giles Yeo, 1973-; produced by Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 53, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2017), 52 mins
Imagine if the food you choose to eat could ‘clean’ your body and make you feel healthier. This film separates fact from pseudo-scientific fiction to unravel the diet conspiracy gripping the west: clean eating. Meet the biggest names behind this phenomena – people whose philosophies about food have influence...
directed by Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016; presented by Giles Yeo, 1973-; produced by Tristan Quinn, fl. 1998-2016, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 53, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2017), 52 mins
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Vital Signs, Episode 41, Microbiome
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presented by Sanjay Gupta, 1969-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Vital Signs, Episode 41 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 23 mins
You've probably heard the expression, "you are what you eat." There's a lot more truth to that than you might think. CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta examines our gut, and the 100 trillion microbes that live in us and on us, making up the microbiome.​
presented by Sanjay Gupta, 1969-; produced by Cable News Network (CNN), in Vital Signs, Episode 41 (Atlanta, GA: CNN Newsource Sales, 2017), 23 mins
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Horizon, Series 52, Episode 11, Why Are We Getting So Fat?
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directed by Alicky Sussman, fl. 2002 and Milla Harrison-Hansley, fl. 2001-2015; presented by Giles Yeo, 1973-; produced by Alicky Sussman, fl. 2002 and Milla Harrison-Hansley, fl. 2001-2015, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Series 52, Episode 11 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 51 mins
We are in the midst of an obesity epidemic. Over 60% of adults in the UK are currently classed as overweight or obese, and this figure is set to rise. Is it really as simple as eating less and exercising more? Cambridge geneticist Dr. Giles Yeo meets some of Britain’s largest people to find out. From rare geneti...
directed by Alicky Sussman, fl. 2002 and Milla Harrison-Hansley, fl. 2001-2015; presented by Giles Yeo, 1973-; produced by Alicky Sussman, fl. 2002 and Milla Harrison-Hansley, fl. 2001-2015, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Series 52, Episode 11 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 51 mins
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How To Stay Young, Series 1, Episode 1
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directed by Nat Sharman, fl. 2003; presented by Chris van Tulleken, 1978-; produced by Nat Sharman, fl. 2003, British Broadcasting Corporation, in How To Stay Young (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 49 mins

In this new two-part series, Angela Rippon and Dr Chris van Tulleken travel the world in search of the latest science that could help us all stay young and healthy for longer. They investigate the best ways to help both our bodies and brains age better.

Up first is the body, and Angela travels to Germany to join a...

directed by Nat Sharman, fl. 2003; presented by Chris van Tulleken, 1978-; produced by Nat Sharman, fl. 2003, British Broadcasting Corporation, in How To Stay Young (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 49 mins
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